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Current Openings

Stratas Foods

Laboratory Technician

Job Purpose

This position is responsible for analytical testing of various vegetable oils using Stratas SOPs.  This would include testing samples at various points during the manufacturing process, in addition to, production samples, inbound and outbound truck and railcar samples.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Communicate to management when test results indicate that corrective action is necessary
  2. Prioritize oil samples as they arrive in the laboratory
  3. Complete analytical testing and paperwork in a timely manner
  4. Enter all analysis into data base (TLC)
  5. Learn procedures as necessary
  6. Develop a thorough understanding of laboratory processes and procedures
  7. Attend all training and safety meetings as scheduled
  8. Verification of the quality of packaging line
  9. Verify the finished product and incoming material testing
  10. Maintain the storage of production retains
  11. Communicate with supervisor/lead person of laboratory results

Education: High School diploma or equivalent required. 

Experience: 3 years previous laboratory experience preferred.

Skills and Competencies

  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolved problems in a timely manner,  Gather and analyzes information skillfully
  • Technical Skills – Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills.  Pursues training and development opportunities.  Shares expertise with others.
  • Initiative – Volunteers readily.  Seeks increased responsibilities.  Ask for and offers help when needed.
  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.  Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.  Applies feedback to improve performance.

Equipment and Software: Basic data entry skills required

EOE M/F/V/D

How to Apply

Please complete this form and email it along with your resume to Brian.richardson@stratasfoods.com

Stratas Foods
3601 E. Division Street
Decatur, IL 62526
Phone: 888-404-1004

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